Transition housing service for adults seeking support for recovery from substance misuse in an abstinence-based Assisted Living registered facility. The service enhances independence with personalized life skills training, support and transition planning to promote wellness. Length of stay is typically 6 months, but varies based on individual circumstances.

What Is the Service

  • Tailored to each individual’s unique healing process
  • Provide a live-in facility for adults aged 19+ who are in Second Stage recovery from substance misuse.
  • For individuals who are actively engaging in recovery, often post intensive live-in treatment
  • Provide a structured environment and qualified staff to support men and women to enhance their development and maximize their achievement towards self-sufficiency.
  • Designed to encourage the development of new coping mechanisms, support networks, healthy lifestyles and independence, within an alcohol and drug free environment.
  • Participants are expected to manage medications as prescribed without support

How to Access the Service

Applicants are to be medically and physically capable of semi-independent living and must not require a medical withdrawal management service.


Download the Application Here

Submit the completed application via fax:




For inquiries about the service please contact The Bridge:



The Facilities

Our facilities are substance free and support medically-assisted therapies.

Operating in the Central and South Okanagan since 2016.

760 Hwy 33

123 Nanaimo Ave E
1001 Johnson Rd


The facilities include:

  • Fully-furnished individual secured bedrooms
  • Safe secure building
  • Shared living space
  • Amenities include:
    • Laundry
    • TV
    • Kitchen
    • Appliances
    • Cookware and dishes
  • Outdoor green space
  • Staff on-site daily and on-call 24/7

What Happens Next

All participants will assist in creating their own plan for return to independence with support of The Bridge staff. This work will begin early and will be a collaborative process between the participants, staff and community resources. It will also involve the participant’s family or other support and, whenever possible, a family session may be held to work collaboratively on the service plan and transition.

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